Successful PDS Award candidates will receive funding for their doctoral studies as well as an additional £1000 enhancement to their stipend.

In terms of the total value of the award this will vary depending on the candidate and discipline area. Students in receipt of a PDS Award may be funded via multiple routes including local school funds, industry, charities and also self funding.

Other sources of University funding

In addition the the PDS Award the University has a variety of opportunities available to assist you in compiling a funding package for your research degree at The University of Manchester.

To search the wide range of studentships offered by the University (including its Schools) visit our funding opportunities database.